IBCA Hall of Fame

Ken Wolbeck2Name: Ken Wolbeck

Year Inducted: 2019

Category: Players

Schools / Organizations:
(Peoria) Spalding High School
The University of Notre Dame

 

Biography:  Ken averaged 21 ppg and 11 rpg as a senior at (Peoria) Spalding High School in 1969-70.  During his junior and senior seasons, Ken led the Irish to 2nd and 4th place finishes in the IHSA State Tournament during the one-class system.  The Irish went 52-14 during these two seasons.  Ken went on to play for legendary coach, Dick "Digger" Phelps at the University of Notre Dame,.  He was on the 1974 squad that defeated UCLA,  the NCAA defending champion, to end the Bruins 88-game winning streak.